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overmatch

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verb over·match \-ˈmach\

Definition of overmatch

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to be more than a match for :  defeat

  3. 2 :  to match with a superior opponent



Examples of overmatch

  1. <an indomitable spirit that no amount of adversity could overmatch>



14th Century

First Known Use of overmatch

14th century



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